in the morning from fremont as well as el cerrito, west oakland, concord, lafayette, san leandro, and hayward. bart will have between 5-15 buses at each of the locations. service began at 5:00 a.m. and runs through 8:00 a.m.. but they may stop early if the buses become full. many say to insure they got a seat some got up to an hour to an hour and a half early. >> get up early and make sure i get on the bus so i don't have to drive in and find parking. >> reporter: have you done it before? >> yeah the first time the strike went on. its okay. its doable. i just have to get up earlier. >> reporter: in the morning the buss will travel directly to san francisco. on the trip home some may transfer through west oakland. when you board the bus you almost given a round trip ticket to get back to the east bay. you cannot use one of the buses in the afternoon if you did not use it in the morning.